Get Involved in our Community – Volunteer !
Why Volunteer ? Volunteering within your community is not only a great way to give back but is highly rewarding. Volunteers are an extremely important part of our society. Many of our community events are organized and run by volunteers. Get Your Diploma! Remember students, you need a MINIMUM of 40 hours of community service to graduate high school.
Builds your Resume! Volunteering is also a great way to network and can help you land a job. Many volunteer opportunities can lead to paid positions.
Mental Health! Studies have shown that volunteering leads to lower depression rates, higher life satisfaction and increased social skills. Gets you Scholarships! When applying for post-secondary schools, having volunteer experience is a great way to stand out and help get you scholarships to pay for school! Have fun! Volunteering can be fun! Find positions you are interested in and get a bunch of friends involved. Opportunities to meet great people and learn new skills all while helping your community. Your time spent volunteering can be a fun and rewarding time.
There are many community groups in Clearview Township seeking volunteers. Whether you are looking to help out at your favourite community event, tend to beautiful gardens in our downtown areas or support a local service group, there is always something you can do! Check out the Community Contacts for a listing of organizations that provide programs and services in Clearview. They are always looking for more volunteers. If you are already active in our community, THANK YOU! Become a Tourism Ambassador!
The Clearview Tourism Office, located at 220 Huron St. strives to be open during the tourist season (May to Sept). Clearview Township relies on dedicated volunteers to provide tourism and local information to visitors. Training provided! If you are able to commit to volunteering for one or more Saturdays or Sundays between 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., from May 20 to October 1, 2017, please contact Amanda Murray, Tourism Coordinator at amurray@ clearview.ca Clearview Community Policing Committee:
We are a group of volunteers consisting of local citizens, Clearview Councillors and staff and representatives of the Huronia West OPP. Our main concerns include traffic management, community safety and drug/alcohol awareness. We meet once a month and welcome student volunteers as a way of obtaining their community hours for their OSSD. Anyone interested in joining our committee is asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Lisa at 705-715-7490. 42 • Fall 2017/Winter 2018 • www.clearview.ca
Clearview Township Special Events: To volunteer for
the Health & Leisure Expo, Farmers’ Markets or Small Halls Festival, contact email@example.com